Job Description: Tactical Switching Operators are the foundation of cabled communications in the Marine Corps. The primary function of personnel holding this designation is to install, operate, and maintain digital and internet protocol telecommunications systems that interconnect key locations with reliable paths for the transmission of classified and unclassified voice, video, and data services. Typical duties of this MOS include installing, maintaining, and recovering cable distribution infrastructure, telephones, Voice and Video, local session controllers, media gateways, and media converters. Skill progression training for Staff Sergeant through Corporal is the Telecommunications Supervisor’s Course.

  • Branch Branch: Marines
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  • Desinnation Designation: 0612
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  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB: EL: 115
  • Degree Degree: High School
  • Age Age: 17-29
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Communications
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